Robot Gift Guide

Looking for a gift to that robot enthusiast in your life?

In this guide I provide a list of my favorite robot gifts.

Freenove Hexapod Robot Kit with Remote Control

This kit is great for anyone who wants to learn how to program a spider-like hexapod robot. It uses an Arduino based computer and can also work with a Raspberry Pi.

For the technically minded, this kit includes a robot based on an ESP8266 WiFi Module that communicates over wireless using NRF24L01 Modules. You can extend it with hardware and software using the Arduino IDE. You can even control it from your smart phone.

You can order the kit from the following:

DJI RoboMaster S1 Educational Robot STEM Bundle

One of the best makers of drones, now also creates a robot. Even better they provide a STEM kit with a focus on education.

You can order the kit from the following:

About the Author

Mitch Allen works for a robotics company in New England.